A government announcement declaring free primary education for all, changed the life of 84 year old Kimani Marunge. His quest for an education has become the focus of a film starring Naomi Harris and South Africa’s own Vusi Kunene and Tony Kgoroge and directed by acclaimed director Justin Chadwick of the Other Boleyn Girl fame. We caught up with the famed director and spoke to him about the film
The UK-Kenya-South Africa co-production, The First Grader, was in top spot of UIP’s Top 8 for the weekend of 23 to 25 September. It made a very handy R107,253 in its opening weekend.